Man, are the charts popping this week! Finally. Americana favorite Jason Isbell edges out the mighty Alan Jackson to debut at No. 1 on Billboardâs country albums chart, and Brantley Gilbertâs âOne Hell of an Amenâ ascends to the peak of the country airplay rankings, climaxing a 37-week climb. By Nielsen SoundScanâs count, Isbellâs album,... Read more »
Ten years ago, Kenny Chesney took the Farm Aid stage in Chicago to help Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews do something to help farmers thrive. Now it’s Kacey Musgraves‘ turn to represent modern country music at Farm Aid. Musgraves will be appearing at the music and food festival in Chicago on... Read more »
Forget Sweet Home, Alabama. For country music fans, itâs all about Sweet Home, Oregon, for the Oregon Jamboree taking place Friday through Sunday (July 31-Aug. 2). Never heard of the place? Well, it’s about to be all over your map as some the biggest names in country music trek up to picturesque northwest town for... Read more »
Whenever a big star does this feature in Us Weekly, you know itâs going to be pretty revealing. But when a guy like Alan Jackson — who has been at this country music gig for decades — does it, even better. Because even though weâve all been reading about Jackson for years, it seems like... Read more »
Dallas, do you feel the love from Garth Brooks? Well, you should. In September, youâll be getting face time with him. Brooks has announced seven shows taking place Sept. 17-22 at Dallas’ American Airlines Arena. More than 100,000 tickets were sold the first day they went on sale. Is it just me, or are, you,... Read more »
When someone like Luke Bryan gets to the top of his country music game, itâs easy to think itâs just about his good looks, his great music or some kind of combination of the two. But itâs not. Not 100 percent, anyway. I think it is all about Bryanâs attitude. “So many people get record... Read more »
You know when a band tweets simply, “(Please watch),” and adds eight sad emojis, the news is not good. So when Little Big Town shared a video on Sunday (July 26), with tape over Jimi Westbrook’s mouth, I had a feeling it was to make the kind of announcement nobody wants to hear: That because... Read more »
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